Body Confidence

Body Confidence, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

  • Fearne Cotton
    Celebrity

    Fearne Cotton has this to say about “disliking” her own physical appearance

  • Jameela Jamil
    People

    Jameela Jamil expertly nails the toxicity of “pandemic body” pressures

Latest Stories

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Strong Women

How to deal with negative thoughts about your body

Psychologists and body image experts share their body image advice for lockdown.

Posted by
Ally Sinyard
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Jameela Jamil calls out Adele tweets
People

Jameela Jamil perfectly articulates the big problem with those Adele memes

“It encourages us to demonize and become afraid of food…”

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Dina-Asher-Smith World Champion Sprinter
People

Dina Asher-Smith lives her most surreal moment by becoming a Barbie

“Eight-year-old me would feel seen”

Posted by
Hannah Keegan
Published
Women talk about taboos.
Life

Five women on those body taboos we’re supposed to keep quiet about

Sex, body hair, pelvic floors – it’s time to talk.

Posted by
Stylist Team
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Hannah-Rose Yee
Published

Lizzo just revealed how she overcame body dysmorphia in her 20s

“I can’t just wake up and be a white girl”

Life

“What losing my legs taught me about body neutrality”

Kat Hawkins shares her journey to self-acceptance after becoming a double amputee

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Jameela Jamil comes out as queer.
People

The heartbreaking reason Jameela Jamil left an event after just 10 minutes

The actor was convinced she would be “fat-shamed”.

Posted by
Jessica Rapana
Published
How to see your body more positively
Life

Making this simple change to the way you think could transform how you feel about your body

Because self-love is important.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
Jameela Jamil has shut down bullying Piers Morgan on Twitter.
People

Jameela Jamil calls for an end to short men shaming in heartfelt Twitter plea

Model and activist blasts "ridiculous" stigma

Posted by
Anna Brech
Published
Gwyneth Paltrow
People

Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop faces fresh criticism for “leanest livable weight" advice

Dr Giles Yeo says piece about diets is misleading and dangerous

Posted by
Anna Brech
Published
People

Stop saying Stacey Solomon is flaunting her “postpartum body”: it’s just her body

A woman sharing a “normal” photo of herself in a bikini shouldn’t be this ground-breaking.

Posted by
Megan Murray
Published
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Billie Piper
Published

Billie Piper on self-care, social media and what it means to be a woman in 2019

Unretouched and honest: our guest editor bares all.

Fashion

How feel-good fashion became the ultimate trend of 2019

From colourful dresses to eye-catching headgear, we explore the positive power of fashion.

Posted by
Stylist Team
Published
Eve Women's Wrestling, London, UK
Long Reads

“How a women’s wrestling night changed my view of my body forever”

“I didn’t anticipate that watching women wrestle would radically shift how I thought about my body. But it did.”

Posted by
Moya Crockett
Published
Billie Eilish performing
People

Billie Eilish isn’t here for the “slut-shaming” undertones of that baggy clothes commentary

“I don’t like that there’s this weird new world of supporting me by shaming people that may not want to dress like me.”

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
Carol Vorderman
People

Carol Vorderman’s response to this ageist remark was truly iconic

Handled like a true queen.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
Brittany Runs a Marathon
Life

Brittany Runs a Marathon: Jillian Bell is sick of being cast as the “fat best friend”

It's promising to be the next big indie film.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Camila Cabello has called out body-shaming on Instagram
People

Camila Cabello has nailed the real danger of body-shaming

“Not today, Satan”

Posted by
Meena Alexander
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Hollie Richardson
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Jameela Jamil is fed up of fat-shaming being “accepted as a norm” in the workplace

And so are we...

Holly Willoughby
Opinion

Holly Willoughby’s fashion line photos are not an invitation to critique her body

And yet...

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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